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With the whirlwind of news updates and shelter-in-place orders around the country, businesses are being forced to adapt to continue serving their customers and maintaining a strong flow of business.  Global mega-retailer Amazon is no different. They’ve had to shift their focus and shipping processes in order to handle the effects COVID-19 has produced in the online retail world.  According to an Amazon company blog, “We've recently seen an increase in people shopping online which has had an impact on how we...

You probably didn’t realize the amount of emails you had to unsubscribe from until you saw the COVID-19 statements come in from every business you’ve ever interacted with. It seems like every company put out a message regarding safety and health in relation to COVID-19 and their business processes. This poses a few questions for a lot of businesses: Do I need to put out a coronavirus statement? What do I say? How do I avoid making it sound like...

The recent outbreak of novel coronavirus has driven many businesses into a frenzy of the unknown. The potential spread and CDC recommendations have affected every industry’s operations, customer service, and potentially their bottom lines. Large national and global organizations have begun responding to these concerns with email and social media communications. Follow our best practices to help your small- or medium-sized business effectively communicate with your customers and employees during this time.  Remember that the current state of affairs is...

Every year, marketers and business owners are tasked with sitting down to analyze their goals and figure out how to best budget for the most effective attainment of those goals. Identifying the magic number of dollars needed to achieve business benchmarks is tough enough; the exercise of determining where to place those dollars can create even more confusion.  While the classic marketing funnel that everyone knows and loves (or not) provides an adequate depiction of how to convert customers, the iFocus...

Today’s world of multichannel digital marketing leaves many marketers with segmented data and even more fragmented insights. With click traffic coming in from multiple platforms, strategically planned campaigns, and variant testing across messaging we tend to find ourselves in a situation of data paralysis. One way to help consolidate some of your tracking is through UTM (Urchin Tracking Module) code that can be added to any URL. These parameters are simple to use and can be customized for any campaign,...

By now, everyone has set new business goals for 2020 and the rest of the coming decade. As digital marketing experts, especially in the field of social media, we strive to have the most insightful, entertaining content on the market. Social media becomes a more crucial aspect in everyday marketing efforts each year and we want to make sure you kick the year off right! While staying up-to-date on social media best practices is critical for any social media expert, it’s equally,...